Today you will explore the small historic centre of Loreto with your guide. You will walk along the oceanfront boulevard, then walking through to the city hall, where Loreto's history will be explained.
Half Day Whale watching in the Sea of Cortez
Half Day Whale watching in the Sea of Cortez, Mexico
Today you will head out of Loreto by small motor-boat to spend approximately 4 hours looking for whales in the Sea of Cortez. The area is known to be a spot for blue and fin whales, which will be in the area to calve.
Please note it can get a little choppy out here if the wind is up, sightings are difficult and can never be guaranteed. If they are spotted then physical contact with the whales is prohibited and the boats have to keep a certain distance. The blue whale is the largest mammal in the ocean so if you are successful this really is one of the most special whale-watching adventures to witness.
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Other experiences in Loreto
These activities are designed to give you the most authentic experiences around where you're staying. We work with local guides, who use their knowledge and often a resident's eye to show you the main sights and more out-of-the-way attractions. Our specialists can suggest tours and activities, such as cooking classes, that will introduce you to the local ways of life.
Baja is well known as a great place to whale watch. The Gray whale spends summers in the waters off of Alaska, and then heads 6,000 miles (almost 10,000 km) south to the warmer lagoons of Baja in January, February and March.